Scarlet and HyssopeBook - 2014
"[...]not think I was so pleasant. But that's exactly what she does." Mrs. Brereton drew on her gloves. "There is something very successful in your attitude, Marie," she said. "You go about hurling home-truths at people; you hold up looking-glasses to them, and make them see themselves; you point out what brutes they are, and scold them for it; but they never bear you any ill-will, and always want to see you. You really must not go into the country: we cannot get on without you!" "Ah, if I only was conceited enough to think that, I should go!" "That is truly amiable. But what I mean is this: you have got somehow the quality of centrality; our[...]".
Publisher: [United States] : Copyright Group : Made available through hoopla, 2014.
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